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Rava Ruedeen Pliler

Funeral services for Rava Ruedeen Pliler, 86, West Plains, Missouri, will be held at 2:00 p.m., Wednesday, September 11, 2019 in the Rose Chapel at Robertson-Drago Funeral Home.

Mrs. Pliler passed away at 4:02 p.m., Saturday, September 7, 2019 at Shady Oaks Healthcare Center, Thayer, Missouri.

She was born December 6, 1932, at Brockwell, Arkansas, to Henry Harrison Jones and Myrtle Ray Henry Jones.  She attended schools at Riggs and Barnett.  On March 21, 1953, she was married at Salem, Arkansas, to John Thornton “J.T.” Pliler, who preceded her in death on December 26, 2013.  She loved flowers, sewing, crocheting and puzzles.  Rava was a caregiver to her husband for over thirty years.  Mrs. Pliler was of the Baptist faith and attended New Hope Baptist Church as a young girl and later attended Second Baptist Church.

She is survived by one daughter, Evonne Andrews, West Plains; one grandson, Scotty Andrews; one sister, Imogene Denton, West Plains; and several nieces and nephews.

Her parents, husband, son-in-law, Kenny Andrews, one brother, Leamon Jones, one infant brother and one sister, Olideen Tabor, preceded her in death.

Mrs. Pliler will lie in state from 5:00 until 9:00 p.m., Tuesday, at Robertson-Drago Funeral Home.  Burial will be in the Howell Memorial Park Cemetery.  Memorial contributions may be made to any charity of choice and may be left at Robertson-Drago Funeral Home. Online condolences may be expressed at